Confirming a predicted selection rule in inelastic neutron scattering spectroscopy: the quantum translator-rotator H2 entrapped inside C60

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Xu, Minzhong.; Jiménez-Ruiz, Mónica.; Johnson, Mark R..; Rols, Stéphane.; Ye, Shufeng.; Carravetta, Marina.; Denning, Mark S..; Lei, Xuegong.; Bačić, Zlatko.; Horsewill, Anthony J..;
  • Publisher: American Physical Society
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    arxiv: Condensed Matter::Strongly Correlated Electrons

We report an inelastic neutron scattering (INS) study of H2 molecule encapsulated inside the fullerene C60 which confirms the recently predicted selection rule, the first to be established for the INS spectroscopy of aperiodic, discrete molecular compounds. Several tran... View more
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